Affordable Housing In Three Points
Pima County, Arizona

Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Three Points, Arizona

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Three Points, Arizona

Housing Authority Programs
Pima County Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Three Points, Arizona

There are 0 low income housing apartment communities offering 0 affordable apartments for rent in Three Points, Arizona.

Income Based Apartments in Three Points, Arizona

Three Points features 0 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Three Points, Arizona

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Three Points.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Three Points, Arizona

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Three Points landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Three Points.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Three Points, Arizona for a two-bedroom apartment is between $901 and $1,101.

2022 Three Points, Arizona Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Three Points, Arizona Fair Market Rent $665 $761 $1,001 $1,422 $1,685
Three Points, Arizona Payment Standard Range $599 to $732 $685 to $837 $901 to $1,101 $1,280 to $1,564 $1,517 to $1,854

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Three Points, AZ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 19.63%
Average Renter Household Size 2.90
Average Household Size 2.71
Median Household Income $36,681 ±$5,614
Median Rent $796 ±$241
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 44.51% ± 21.94pp
Total Population 5,033

Population and Household Demographics

Three Points is a city in Pima County, Arizona with a population of 5,033. There are 1,854 households in the city with an average household size of 2.71 persons. 19.63% of households in Three Points are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Three Points

The median gross income for households in Three Points is $36,681 a year, or $3,057 a month. The median rent for the city is $796 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Three Points, a household making less than $2,653 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 44.51% of households who rent are overburdened in Three Points.

Area Median Income In Three Points

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Three Points, the AMI is calculated from all households within Pima County.

In Three Points, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $68,600

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Three Points

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Three Points

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Three Points AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$14,450 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Three Points AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$24,050 $27,450 $30,900 $34,300 $37,050 $39,800 $42,550 $45,300
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Three Points AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$38,450 $43,950 $49,450 $54,900 $59,300 $63,700 $68,100 $72,500